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Episode Clips

New York City March, 1967

An antiwar activist recalls a large protest march in New York City.


A Viet Cong soldier realizes his American enemy is not unlike his own countrymen.

Ho Chi Minh Trail

A youth volunteer on the Ho Chi Minh Trail describes her experiences.

Losses in His Family

A Viet Cong soldier recalls losing several family members in the war.

Understanding the Enemy

A South Vietnamese woman researches the communist movement in her country.

Rolling Thunder

President Johnson and Secretary McNamara discuss strategy by phone.

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This Is What We Do (July 1967-December 1967)

President Johnson escalates the war while promising the public that victory is in sight.

Things Fall Apart (January 1968-July 1968)

Shaken by the Tet Offensive, assassinations and unrest, America seems to be coming apart.

The Veneer of Civilization (June 1968-May 1969)

After chaos roils the Democratic Convention, Nixon, promising peace, wins the presidency.

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